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Saffron Garden

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46-11 Skillman Avenue Sunnyside, Sunnyside, NY 11104-2118 (Skillman Ave. & 46 st.)
To come to Saffron Garden you have to take 7 train and get off 46 st.(Bliss Station).It's 2 block from Train station. The Restaurant is on the corner of Skillman and 46 st.
718-433-4449
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10:45 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:45 am - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Casual Dining

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Neighborhood Indian

The only dish I order here is the Saag Paneer. It is prepared in a different way that I have had elsewhere. This is their standout dish in addition to the goat birayani.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2014
ClaireLight888
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New York City, New York
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  • Casual Dining
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English first
New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The only dish I order here is the Saag Paneer. It is prepared in a different way that I have had elsewhere. This is their standout dish in addition to the goat birayani.

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New York City, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

Sometimes this is a 5 star place and sometimes a 2. If you order the price fix for delivery expect a condiment cup of rice pudding for dessert and to whatever app they feel like giving you, not what you order. We keep taking the chance because when it's good it's really good.

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Bayside, New York
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8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

must have saffron tea! service is awesome! food is fantastic! prices are amazing! probably the best indian food i have had in Queens

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

….such a nice meal… Never being a big Indian food person, I’ve always walked by this quaint little place on Skillman Avenue, with never a thought in my head about visiting. That is until I met the owner at a local gathering, and he was just the most engaging and interesting person, so I thought I’d give it a try.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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76 reviews 76 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

This was the 2nd time ordering delivery at this place. First time the food was great and even arrived earlier than expected. I was looking forward to another delicious meal of Indian foods. This time the food arrived early, but it was disappointing. The chicken biryani was not as spicy and the rice was totally mushy. Gross. Even the cat... More 

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Forest Hills, New York
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48 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

My friend and I were here to use our groupon for 2 breads, 2 entrees and 2 sodas. Thanks to YELP we were aware of some of the issues we faced. When we arrived the place was nearly empty and we were nicely greeted. We received one menu when we sat down but as soon as I told them about... More 

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New York City, New York
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30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

I have walked by this place numerous times, however it always looked empty. However, when i finally did visit I really enjoyed the meal. Food was very tasty and a good cost! I ate tons of Nan and the vegetarian apps were very good!

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

It's been a long time since there was a good Indian restaurant in Sunnyside. The place that opened in this space right before Saffron Garden was the worst of them all, and even though I've heard this has some of the same owners/chefs, it is a huge improvement. You can actually get spicy vindaloo now, even if you are American... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2012

We visited here for dinner (actually went to the new restraunt on the Upper East side although it doesn't yet seem to be listed). Had a delicious, tasty meal which was extremely competitively priced. The surroundings were a little basic (fake brick on the walls) but don't let that put you off. Very good food! Note - the restaurant didn't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 46-11 Skillman Avenue Sunnyside, Sunnyside, NY 11104-2118
    (Skillman Ave. & 46 st.)
  • Public Transportation: To come to Saffron Garden you have to take 7 train and get off 46 st.(Bliss Station).It's 2 block from Train station. The Restaurant is on the corner of Skillman and 46 st.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Sunnyside
  • Phone Number: 718-433-4449

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:45 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:45 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:45 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:45 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:45 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:45 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:45 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?